KIMURA Akatsuki

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KIMURA Akatsuki

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Nov 2016
Professor, Cell Architecture Laboratory, National Institute of Genetics, Structural Biology Center

Published Papers

Ohta M, Watanabe K, Ashikawa T, Nozaki Y, Yoshiba S, Kimura A, Kitagawa D
Cell reports   23(11) 3160-3169.e4   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Sugioka K, Fielmich LE, Mizumoto K, Bowerman B, van den Heuvel S, Kimura A, Sawa H
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America   115(5) E954-E963   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Yamamoto K, Kimura A
Development (Cambridge, England)   144(23) 4437-4449   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Arai R, Sugawara T, Sato Y, Minakuchi Y, Toyoda A, Nabeshima K, Kimura H, Kimura A
Scientific reports   7(1) 3631   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Sugawara T, Kimura A
Development, growth & differentiation   59(5) 405-414   Jun 2017   [Refereed]


How does a cell's nucleus know where the center of the cell is?
HIrokazu TANIMOTO, Kenji KIMURA, Akatsuki KIMURA
SEIBUTSU BUTSURI   56(5) 271-274   Oct 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Kimura A
Seikagaku. The Journal of Japanese Biochemical Society   82(4) 302-305   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
[Analysis of nuclear positioning using computer simulations].
Kimura A, Onami S
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   51 2172-2179   Nov 2006   [Refereed]
[New theory on gene regulation: mechanism of formation of chromosome functional and boundary regions].
Horikoshi M, Yamamoto T, Umehara T, Suzuki T, Adachi N, Kimura A
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   48 205-222   Mar 2003   [Refereed]
[Regulatory mechanisms of transcription from chromosomes].
Horikoshi M, Kimura A, Chimura T
Tanpakushitsu kakusan koso. Protein, nucleic acid, enzyme   43 2059-2078   Nov 1998   [Refereed]

Books etc

Cell Cycle in Development Cell-size-dependent control of organelle sizes during development.

Conference Activities & Talks

Microtubule-dependent positioning of the nucleus in the C. elegans embryo [Invited]
*Akatsuki Kimura
EMBO/EMBL Symposia: Microtubules: From Atoms to Complex Systems   30 May 2018   EMBL
Cytoplasmic Streaming in the nematode, C. elegans.
*Akatsuki Kimura
Active Matter Workshop 2018   19 Jan 2018   
A self-organization model for the emergence and reversal of meiotic cytoplasmic streaming in the C. elegans embryo
Kenji Kimura, *Akatsuki Kimura
International Symposium on Fluctuation and Structure out of Equilibrium 2017 (SFS2017)   21 Nov 2017   
Mechanism of spontaneous alignment of microtubules during meiotic cytoplasmic streaming in the C. elegans zygote [Invited]
Akatsuki Kimura
Hierarchy of biological functions connected by concept of active matter   11 Sep 2017   
Emergence and reversal of cytoplasmic streaming in the C. elegance nematode zygote [Invited]
Akatsuki Kimura
International workshop on Active Soft Matter and Ethology   4 Aug 2017   Hokkaido Univ (Prof. Toshiyuki Nakagaki)